Repository
  • B&NES Record Office
Reference number
  • 0525
Description
  • The collection relates to the estates of the Gore family (originally of London, later of Flax Bourton and Barrow Gurney), the Langton family (originally of Bristol, later of Doynton Gloucestershire, and Newton Saint Loe Somerset) and, after 1783, the Gore Langton family. Earlier records of the family can be found at the Somerset Record Office. This collection details the management and sale of the family estates begun by William Stephen Gore Langton, from 1892 the 4th Earl Temple of Stowe and completed following the death of the fifth Earl Temple, Algernon William Stephen Gore Langton in 1940. See also Collection 0442.
Date
  • 1842-1965
Extent
  • 20 boxes
Access status
  • Open
Level
  • Collection